Saitama Super Arena(さいたまスーパーアリーナ), Saitama, Japan
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Who won Souza vs Yachi?
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza beat Yusuke Yachi by submission in the 2nd round during the co-main event of RIZIN 33, on Thursday 30th December 2021 at Saitama Super Arena(さいたまスーパーアリーナ) in Saitama.
The fight was scheduled to take place over 3 rounds in the Souza vs Yachi division, which meant the weight limit was pounds (0 stone or 0 KG).
This contest was for the Rizin souza vs yachi championship.
Souza vs Yachi stats
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza stepped into the octagon with a record of 12 wins, 1 loss and 0 draws, 4 of those wins coming by the way of knock out and 8 by submission.
Yusuke Yachi made his way to the cage with a record of 23 wins, 11 loses and 0 draws, with 6 of those wins by knock out and 2 by submission.
The stats suggested Souza had a slight advantage in power over Yachi, with a 33% knock out percentage over Yachi's 26%.
If the fight went to the ground, their records suggested Souza had a massive advantage over Yachi, boasting at 67% submission rate over Yachi's 9%.
Roberto ‘Satoshi’ de Souza was the older man by 1 year, at 34 years old.
Souza had a height advantage of 2 inches over Yachi.
Souza was arguably the less experienced fighter, having had 21 fewer fights, and made his debut in , 14 years and 7 months earlier than Yachi, whose first professional fight was in 2009. He had fought 63 less professional rounds, 26 to Yachi's 89.
Souza vs Yachi form
Yachi had beaten 2 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight before this contest, he had defeated Hiroto Uesako at Bellator 237 on 28th December 2019 by knockout in the 3rd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Mikuru Asakura at RIZIN 17 on 28th July 2019 by unanimous decision in their 3 round contest at Saitama Super Arena, Tokyo.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Johnny Case at RIZIN 14 on 31st December 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama.
Before that, he had been beaten by Luiz Gustavo at RIZIN 12 on 12th August 2018 by knockout in the 2nd round at Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium, Nagoya.
He had defeated Diego Nunes at RIZIN 10 on 6th May 2018 by split decision in their 3 round contest at Marine Messe Fukuoka, Fukuoka.
Souza's last 3 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 17 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 6 months and 18 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 4 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 1.3 rounds on average.
Yachi's last 5 fights had come over a period of 5 years, 7 months and 2 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 12 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 13 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 2.6 rounds on average.
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